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Daniel Gerard moved to Tampa two years ago from Boston, one of the many who have flocked to Florida from up north for the promise of warmer weather, no state income tax and a calmer way of life.

So much uncertainty. 

Twenty players, including Blackford’s Luke Brown, have been selected for the IndyStar Indiana boys Junior All-Stars for 2020. 

Mar. 29--A shopping list for a trip to the store probably looked different for many Wabash Valley residents this month.

Mar. 30--JEFFERSONVILLE -- A Jeffersonville woman got a surprise from one of her neighbors last week, a gesture she said is one of the nicest things anyone has ever done.

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At the risk of being shot on sight, which is a possibility for me even under normal conditions, I am confined to my house with my lovely wife, Sue, who is beginning to wonder what would be worse: getting sick or being quarantined with me.

WASHINGTON _ President Donald Trump announced Sunday that federal social distancing guidelines meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus would be extended to April 30, setting aside his calls to jump-start the U.S. economy within another two weeks and fill churches on Easter Sunday.

Mar. 30--ANDERSON -- Continued closures and disruptions in supply chains may mean steep price increases in the coming weeks as businesses seek to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a Ball State University economist.

Mar. 30--ANDERSON -- Nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Anderson are adjusting to the new reality of COVID-19.

National Updates

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(The Center Square) – President Donald Trump took a solemn tone Saturday when addressing the nation during his daily press briefing on the novel coronavirus.

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(The Center Square) – The Centers for Disease Control is now recommending Americans wear cloth masks when leaving their homes to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, President Donald Trump said Friday.

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Ballotpedia is providing comprehensive coverage on how the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is affecting America’s political and civic life. Our coverage includes how federal, state, and local governments are responding, and the effects those responses are having on campaigns and elections.

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Holland America Line said four guests have died while on its Zaandam cruise ship as it heads towards a port in Florida. Over a dozen other ships are still at sea.

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(The Center Square) – President Donald Trump said Tuesday that a surge is coming in the spread of the novel coronavirus that has infected more than 160,000 Americans and killed more than 3,700, but urged everyone to follow federal guidelines so the country can end the pandemic.

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Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Colorado woman Karen Eveleth trained her dog Sunny to help deliver groceries to her neighbor who relies on oxygen to breath.

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CNN's Miguel Marquez gets an exclusive look inside a New York City hospital where doctors and staff are working tirelessly to save coronavirus patients.

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Grammy award-winning musician Zac Brown tells CNN's Chloe Melas why he opted to cancel his upcoming tour during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Cops and firefighters sanitize, social distance and spread positivity on the job

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73-year-old musician John Prine is in hospital in critical condition after a sudden onset of novel coronavirus symptoms, according to a statement from his family.

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President Donald Trump "got it right away" when presented with data about the rise in coronavirus cases, which influenced his decision to extend social distancing guidelines, Dr. Anthony Fauci…

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CNN's Elie Honig discusses whether the President has the power to postpone the general election amid an emergency situation.

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CNN's Jeremy Diamond presses President Donald Trump after he denied instructing Vice President Mike Pence to not call governors he felt were being unappreciative of federal assistance during t…

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During a coronavirus task force briefing, President Trump interrupts PBS reporter Yamiche Alcindor after she asks about his previous claim that governors don't need all of the equipment they a…

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(The Center Square) – President Donald Trump on Sunday said the federal government is extending to April 30 its guidelines on social distancing and other measures to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus that has killed more than 2,300 Americans.

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CNN's Shimon Prokupecz goes inside the 1,000-bed makeshift field hospital erected to treat coronavirus patients at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.

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(The Center Square) – Residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are under a travel advisory as the number of deaths in the United States from the novel coronavirus doubled to more than 2,000 over a 48 hour period.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) responds to a tweet by President Trump in which he claims that there are thousands of federal government ventilators found in a New York storage facility.

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CNN's Manu Raju reports that Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) and Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) say they are not ready to vote for a historic stimulus bill because of certain stipulat…

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Vice President Mike Pence said President Trump's comments about easing social distancing restrictions by Easter were "aspirational."

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Strict no-visitation policies at New York nursing homes are in place but window visits can help keep the family connection.

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U.S citizens returning from overseas are waiting hours to be screened for coronavirus, all while being kept in close quarters at a time when social distancing is advised. Watch the latest vide…

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A mom on retreat in France trying to get home. A musician on tour. Parents wanting to introduce their newborn to his Japanese family. Everything canceled or in jeopardy because of coronavirus.…

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Pope Francis defied Italy's lockdown rules on Sunday afternoon as he left the Vatican to pray at a famous crucifix believed to have saved Romans from the plague in 1522. Watch the latest video…

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During a CNN town hall, doctors answered your questions about the novel coronavirus, quarantines, hand sanitizer and more. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19.